Summer School: 2020 Olympia Summer Academy in Politics and International Studies in Nafplio, Greece

Summer 2020

The Olympia Summer Academy (OSA) and the European International Studies Association (EISA) are pleased to announce a unique educational opportunity for graduate students, researchers, young professionals and senior undergraduates: the 2020 Olympia Summer Academy in Politics and International Studies.

Courses, Dates & Venue

The Olympia Summer Academy will take place from July 6 to 15, 2020 in the picturesque seaport town of Nafplio, in southeastern Greece. The four course cycles offered are:

  1. Conflict and Political Violence;
  2. Terrorism and Counterterrorism;
  3. Political Institutions and Development;
  4. Political Risk Analysis.


Why Apply?

Join us and benefit from:

*a faculty at the cutting edge of academic research;

*a student-centric approach, where faculty and students are actively engaged in the learning experience both inside and outside the classroom;

*a worldwide scholarly network that brings together a highly diverse and talented group of about 100 students and professors from more than 30 countries each year;

*a program with a tremendous social dynamic, where the intellectual bonds and relationships formed during its course continue long after its conclusion;

*a picturesque venue where where antiquity meets modernity.

Application procedure :

  1. Interested students should fill USJ’s outgoing mobility form BEFORE March 10, 2020 and send it to the International relations office along with the Dean's official approval in case of any course validation upon their return to USJ. 
  2. The international relations team will then send the student's official nomination.
  3. Nominated students will have to proceed with their online application. For all information in regards to the program and the application process, please visit:
  • Early application deadline: March 13, 2020
  • Application deadline: May 8, 2020.
  • Full and partial scholarship opportunities available.

For any queries please contact or (USJ)

Watch here the OSA teaser: